Tolko Industries Takes Downtime

Vernon, British Columbia, Canada, 23 July 2009 — The High Level Lumber Division of Tolko Industries Ltd. will take scheduled summer vacation and maintenance downtime from 25 July through 09 August. The operations in High Level, Alberta, will resume 10 August.

Tolko Industries Ltd. is a private, Canadian-owned forest products company based in Vernon, British Columbia. The comapny has more than 3500 employees and is a major producer and marketer of lumber, veneer, plywood, oriented strand board, and kraft papers, with manufacturing operations across western Canada.